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“A Great Day In Harlem”

1 - 3. (L to R) Some of the extraordinary models at the Fashion Fusion Showcase 4. HARLEM WEEK Fashion Shows are produced by the renowned fashion

business team of Hergame

2 and chaired by Hergame 2 President the waving, Deborah Williams in concert with her managers Kim Dowdy and Pernisa Lucas Williams welcomes the crowd 6. Five of the fabulous models showcase fashions in front of the large crowd

5. HARLEM WEEK Chairman Lloyd

7. Irene Gandy, HARLEM WEEK Board Member/ Publist & Assoc. producer of the Broadway’s hit play “Porgy and Bess”, co-coordinated “A Great Day” , with HARLEM WEEK’s

Pamela Lee

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The 32 st Annual Hon. Lloyd E. Dickens & Hope R. Stevens, Esq.

New York City Economic Development Day

2011 Awards Luncheon THEME:

The Economic State of our City

“Tolerance” Post 9/11

Columbia’s Manhattanville Project (CB #9 West Harlem)

Freedom Tower (CB #1 Downtown)

Striver’s Gardens (CB #Central Harlem)

presented by:

Thursday, August 4th 12:00 NOON – 2:00 PM Alfred E. Lerner Hall

Columbia University West 115 th Street & Broadway

www.HARLEMWEEK.com

in concert with:


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New York City Economic Development Day Seminars, Awards Luncheon & Expo

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New York City Economic Development Day Awards Luncheon 1. (L-R) Hon. H. Carl McCall, Chairman, State University of New York & Hon. Inez E. Dickens, NYC Councilmember present to Luncheon Awards recipient, US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, Hon. Suzan Johnson Cook (c) 2. Hon. David N. Dinkins, former NYC Mayor with Awards Luncheon recipients Hon. Adrian Benepe, Commissioner, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation and world renowned Human Rights Poet & Entertainer Peter Yarrow 3. Luncheon co-sponsor Kenneth Knuckles, Esq. President, Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone welcomes the audience 4. Luncheon emcee, Celeste Headlee, host of WNYC-AM/FM popular “The Take Away� Radio show 5. Conference co-sponsor Curtis Archer, President Harlem Community Development Corporaton 6. Lucille McEwen, Esq., The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce board member and Adrian Council, Positive Community Magazine publisher greet Awards Luncheon Keynote Speaker, Deborah Wright, Esq., President & CEO, Carver Federal Savings Bank 7. John Liu, NY City Comptroller, welcomes the luncheon attendees on behalf of The City of New York

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“ELDERS’ JUBILEE” 1. Health testing at Senior Citizens Expo 2. Recipients of awards to the oldest male and female in attendance at the luncheon presented by HARLEM WEEK Board Members, (r) Stephanie Francis and (c) John Purcell 3. Some of the attendees at the Elders’ Jubilee Awards Luncheon 4. Health icon Dr. Muriel Petioni was one of the distinguished dais guests and a past awardee 5. Some of the beautiful hats at the Senior’s Hat Fashion Show modeled by designers and committee members 6. The beautiful Melba Wilson, owner of Melba’s Resturants, annually sponsors and underwrites the senior awads luncheon

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Urban Fashion Flava Show

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From 1 - 9 International fashion models and designers graced the WBLS-FM runway for the Fashion Flava Shows on the St. Nicholas Main Stage

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Swimming: Senior Citizens & Youth Exercises & Demonstrations Presented by: Harlem Honeys & Bears Theme: Swimming is Fun for the Whole Family Day/Date/Time: Saturday, August 20th – 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Location: Hansborough Swimming Pool –W. 134th St. (between 5th Ave. & Malcolm X Blvd.) Audience: 300+ persons from throughout Harlem and New York This one day event featured senior & youth swimming demonstrations, water exercise and health information. Luther Gales, President of Harlem Honeys & Bears is truly the “aqua man” of Harlem.

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Imagenation / HARLEM WEEK Outdoor Film Festival Theme: Days/Dates/Time: Location:

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Classic Black Films

Sat., Aug 20th – 7-9PM; Sat., Aug. 27th – 7-9PM Great Lawn of St. Nicholas Park – W. 135th St./ St. Nicholas Ave. Audience: 900 + persons from throughout Harlem , New Yorkers and visitors Our First Annual HARLEM WEEK Outdoor Film Festival featured two incredibe films - “Stormy Weather”, starring the fabulous Lena Horne, tap dance legends, The Nicholas Brothers, and an array of stars presented by Imagenation. Moikgantsi Kgama, Founder, President & Executive Director of Imagenation and her husband, Gregory Gates, Vice President & Executive Producer, have truly become the film presenters “King & Queen of Harlem. ”

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1 HARLEM DAY 1. A young ballerina princess 2. The always popular “Back to School” Children’s Fashion Show thrills the audience even in the light rain 3. The HealthFirst mobile health unit was a popular family attraction

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HARLEM DAY 1. “Rethink Possible” the popular slogan at the AT&T outdoor display and mobile/public charging station. 2. Harlem Japanese Gospel Choir singers sending messages of “Love” 3. Young martial arts students of the HARLEM DO JO demonstrating their skills on the 5th Ave. Stage 4. The Apollo Theater and Coca-Cola joined together in salute to HARLEM WEEK

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HARLEM WEEK 2011 Photo Essay (Review and Report)  

2011 HIGHLIGHTS: HARLEM WEEK 37TH ANNIVERSARY A Short Photo Essay The Directors of HARLEM WEEK, Inc. are pleased to capture in this Photo E...

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